2018 Portland Racing Winners – Congrats!

2018 Portland Race Winners
Congrats to Rich, Rose, Lilli, Barry and Derek - winners of the 2018 Portland Racing series!!! ... more info»

2018 Portland Race Winners – Fall Series

Portland 2018 Fall Series Winners, sailing regatta
Congrats to Mark and Justin, winners of the Portland Racing Fall series!!! ... more info»

Fall Weather Seminars

Weather seminars - clouds, sailing in gusts & lulls, applied heavy weather sailing
Join Marine Meteorologist David Wilkinson and Instructor Capt. Somervell for a weekend of GREAT seminars. Clouds, Wind & Heavy Weather Sailing November 10th - 11th 2018, Portland Saturday's Clouds: A Sailor’s Telltales in the Sky and Gusts and Lulls: Helm and Trim Response seminars teaches sailors the critical skills of how ... more info»

Sept 2018 Race Photos

Sailing school on columbia river in Portland
Congrats to Island Sailing Spring and Summer racers!!! And thank you John for the awesome pictures - the full gallery is here: https://hawksvalley.smugmug.com/ISC-Race-Night/ ... more info»

2018 Offshore “Bluewater” Voyages

2018 Offshore "Bluewater" Voyages
2018 Offshore "Bluewater" Voyages Great Offshore and "Blue Water" opportunities: join RYA and NauticEd instructor and catamaran expert on a 4-part delivery of a Salina 48 from Pensacola FL to Miami, Bermuda and landing in the Bahamas. Select each of the legs below for more information. Registration and additional information ... more info»

August 2018 Race Pictures

August 2018 Portland Race Team 4
Some beautiful Portland Race pictures (and fun video).  Enjoy! Watch Race Video > August Race Pictures: ... more info»

Bahamas to Key West Offshore

advanced and offshore training
Leg #4: Bahamas to Key West offshore
When: December 9th-14th Distance: 380 NM Vessel: Salina 48 Catamaran Price: $2,450 (shared berths) Overview Leaving behind the beaches and reefs of the Abacos, you will head south across the Gulf Stream, following the Florida Keys, anchoring several times along the ... more info»

Bermuda to Bahamas Offshore

Salina 48 on blue water
Leg #3: Bermuda to Bahamas offshore
When: December 2nd-7th Distance: 900 NM Vessel: Salina 48 Catamaran Price: $2,450 (shared berths) Overview After having adjusted to island time, you leave St. George’s behind, heading south into the open Atlantic and into the Horse Latitudes,  catching the trade winds west ... more info»

Miami to Bermuda Offshore

Bermuda Sailing
Leg #2: Miami to Bermuda offshore
When: November 24th-30th Distance: 900 NM Vessel: Salina 48 Catamaran Price: $2,450 (shared berths) Overview Departing from the bustle of Miami, you will ride the Gulf Stream north past the Bahamas before bearing east into the open Atlantic. You will takes turns ... more info»

Pensacola to Miami Offshore

Salina 48 to weather
Leg #1: Pensacola to Miami offshore
When: November 16th-20th Distance: 640 NM Vessel: Salina 48 Catamaran Price: $2,450 (shared berths) Overview Departing Pensacola Bay and leaving behind the powdery white sands of the Gulf Islands National Seashore, you will set out some 450 nautical miles across the Gulf ... more info»

Happy Summer Sailstice

summer sailstice, summer solstice
Wishing everyone a happy Summer SAILstice.  Or solstice. Or Litha. Or 23.45 degree day.... So, what is the Summer SAILstice?  The Sailstice is really just sailors celebrating the Summer Solstice.  It's the longest day (daylight) of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, the first day of Summer, and otherwise ... more info»